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Partridge Hunt using Camouflage, from the series Venationes Ferarum, Avium, Piscium
Partridge Hunt using Camouflage, from the series Venationes Ferarum, Avium, Piscium
Date:
1578 (or after)
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
21.3 x 30.4 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.14822
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Partridge Hunt using Camouflage; in the foreground, centre, a huntsman, armed with a crossbow and concealed by two men dressed as an ox, approaches a group of partridges to the left; in the right foreground, three hunstmen kneel behind a tree; in the middle distance, two men trap partridges with a net; a town is visible beyond